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EatMyTracers 11-17-2012 10:57 PM

Edges rusting
 
So I have a 2012 rome reverb rocker that I just got for this season. I rode it about a week ago for the first time and today was looking at it and noticed the edges are rusting really bad. What should I do to stop this?

Edge 11-17-2012 11:04 PM

If it's on the surface, just scrape it off. You don't have a problem unless there are holes in the metal. You can also wax the edges post-season, just remember to scrape it off next time you ride.

EatMyTracers 11-17-2012 11:05 PM

It doesn't seem to be just on the surface.

Edge 11-17-2012 11:08 PM

Post pics of it as it is, scrape as much off as you can, then post more pics please :)

AcroPhile 11-17-2012 11:09 PM

The rust will disappear after a few runs down the mountain. You have nothing to worry about.

EatMyTracers 11-17-2012 11:12 PM

I am just worried if it will ruin my edges. I am only worried because I haven't seen any other board's edges rust like mine.

pharcyde 11-17-2012 11:34 PM

bring a towel whenever you go boarding and dry off the edges when your done with mountain. keeps my rails looking good.

EatMyTracers 11-17-2012 11:44 PM

Well I brought my board home inside of the car then when I got home I put it in my bag with the bag OPEN. Could this of been the problem? Should I store it out of the bag completely for like a day next time? Also would this mean I shouldn't store my board in the bag if I take my truck? I don't really want to just throw it in the bed though.

EatMyTracers 11-18-2012 12:01 AM

Thanks next time I will leave my board out of the bag after I wipe down the edges.

Dim Mak 1470 11-18-2012 01:10 AM

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